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Boys track and field team Heads To Harrison Invitational

Posted on: April 30, 2017

SETTING THE SCENE: Milford will head to the Hamilton Invitational this week for the last meet of the regular season.  The Eagles will look to build momentum to take into the Eastern Cincinnati Conference meet, to be held next week at Anderson.


A LOOK BACK: The Milford boys finished fourth of thirteenth teams at their own Milford Invitational.  Manny Fernandez took first in the 300 meter hurdles and second in the 110 hurdles; Dustin took second place in the 400 meter dash, and Harris Craycraft crossed the finish in third place in the 1600 meter run. 

Milford athletes placing in the top eight of each event were as follows:

  • 400 Meter Dash
    • 2nd place, Dustin Reynolds (51.85)
    • 4th place, Dillon Coleman (53.76)
  • 110 Meter Hurdles
    • 2nd place, Manny Fernandez (16.05)
  • 300 Meter Hurdles
    • 1st place, Manny Fernandez (43.44)
    • 5th place, Jonny Burton (45.21)
  • 1600 Meter Run
    • 3rd place, Harris Craycraft (4:48.74)
  • 3200 Meter Run
    • 8th place, Clayton Virzi (11:00 51)
  • Long Jump
    • 8th place, Manny Fernandez (19-05.25)
  • Discus Throw
    • 5th place, Bryce Dugan (112-02.00)
    • 7th place, Trip Yersky (107-04.50)
  • 4x200 Relay
    • 6th place, Jonny Burton, Dillon Coleman, Jared Engelman, Jared Shapiro (1:38.06)
  • 4x400 Relay
    • 5th place, Dillon Coleman, Jared Shapiro, Jared Engelman, Dustin Reynolds (3:45.17)
  • 4x800 Relay
    • 6th place (Milford A) Karl Chavez, Cooper Stooksbury, Clayton Virzi, Harris Craycraft (9:16.04)

Results of the Milford Invitational can be found HERE.


The squad made the trek to Loveland for the Dawn DeHart Invitational on Friday.  A number of events were completed before severe weather cancelled the remainder of the meet.  At the close of competition, Milford was in sixth place with 39 points.  The ECC was dominating, as Loveland (96) and Kings (93 were leading the competition.

  • 400 Meter Dash
    • 2nd place, Dustin Reynolds (51.78)
    • 6th place, Dillon Coleman (53.11)
  • 110 Meter Hurdles
    • 1st place, Manny Fernandez (15.65)
  • 300 Meter Hurdles
    • 4th place, Manny Fernandez (43.40)
    • 7th place, Jonny Burton (44.82)
  • High Jump
    • 2nd place, Dustin Reynolds (5-08.00)
  • Long Jump
    • 7th place, Manny Fernandez (18-00.00)
  • 4x200 Relay
    • 7th place, Jonny Burton, Jared Shapiro, Dillon Coleman, Jared Engelman (1:38.37)
  • 4x800 Relay
    • 8th place, Karl Chavez, Cooper Stooksbury, Clayton Virzi, Harris Craycraft (9:06.34)

Results of the Loveland Invitational can be found HERE.


A LOOK AHEAD:  Just one big invitational remains before the Eagles head to the Eastern Cincinnati Conference Championships next week.

  • Tuesday, 5/2:             Milford @ Hamilton Invitational, Hamilton High School, 4:00 pm 


INSIDE THE ECC:  The following Milford athletes/events fall in the top ten in the Eastern Cincinnati Conference early in the season.


  • Jonny Burton: 8th 300 meter hurdles; t-5th high jump
  • Dillon Coleman: 5th 400 meter dash
  • Harris Craycraft: 7th 1600 meter run; 5th 3200 meter run
  • Bryce Dugan: 6th discus
  • Jared Engelman; 8th long jump
  • Manny Fernandez: 1st 110 meter hurdles; 2nd 300 meter hurdles; 7th long jump
  • Dustin Reynolds: 2nd 400 meter dash; 3rd 200 meter dash
  • Trip Yersky: 5th discus


  • 400 meter – 7th
  • 800 meter – 4th
  • 1600 meter – 3rd
  • 3200 meter – 5th
  • 6400 meter – 3rd



POLL WATCH:  Mason remained the top team in week five of the Cincinnati Enquirer’s area coaches’ poll, with LaSalle and Sycamore in second and third respectively.  St. Xavier moved to fourth from fifth, and the ECC’s Loveland moved up from sixth to fifth. Kings fell to seventh from fifth.  Withrow (9) and Turpin (3) were the only ECC programs to receive votes in week five; Milford did not receive votes in the most recent poll.